Categories for Asphalt Repair

The Dangers of Potholes in Your Commercial Parking Lot

August 10, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

Asphalt offers a ton of advantages over other paving materials like concrete. It doesn’t take long to install, it’s durable and it looks great for years and years. Asphalt does have one big downside, though: potholes. Over time, moisture seeps into asphalt through tiny cracks. These cracks grow wider and wider, and eventually become full-blown potholes that can damage your tires and even be a tripping hazard. The bad news is that potholes are inevitable. The good news is that we can get rid of all of your potholes with asphalt repair in Phoenix, AZ. Continue reading to learn more... View Article

Why You Should Repave Your Business’ Parking Lot

July 27, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

It should come as no surprise that owning a business has quite a few hidden costs. One of the costs that’s hiding in plain sight is the cost of repaving your parking lot. Luckily, asphalt parking lots last a long time, so they don’t need to be repaved all that often. However, that doesn’t mean you can just stand by and wait for someone to complain before you finally repave it—you’ve got to be proactive about asphalt repair in Phoenix, AZ. Here are a few of the top reasons to repave your parking lot: Improve appearance: The exterior of your... View Article

Asphalt Costs: A Breakdown

July 3, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

No one likes to spend money on routine maintenance costs, but you know that spending a bit upfront will save you money in the long run. You might be looking at your driveway or parking lot and thinking it doesn’t look that bad. Sure, there are cracks, potholes and plenty of other signs of wear and tear, but it can always wait, right? Well, not quite. Those seemingly “minor” or “cosmetic” problems can become major problems very quickly if they’re not taken care of. When moisture seeps into cracks and expands, the crack will become a pothole. That’s one of... View Article

How Sunstar Seal Coating Plans for the Busy Road Construction Season in Phoenix

June 1, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s hot—the temperatures have already crept past 100 degrees. But that doesn’t mean you’re safe from road construction. Construction doesn’t stop just because warm weather is here. In fact, summer is prime time for road construction. You’re likely to find yourself trapped by limited lanes as construction workers work to fix pesky potholes and improve road conditions. Many contractors’ schedules are packed solid from May through August. Luckily, the expert seal coating and asphalt paving contractors at Sunstar Seal Coating, Inc. are ready for the surge. Our team draws on our years of experience in the asphalt paving industry to... View Article

Top Five Reasons Your Pavement Fails and Needs Asphalt Repair in Phoenix, AZ

March 2, 2018 Published by Leave your thoughts

Asphalt maintenance is essential to keep your pavement safe and smooth. Of course, you want to keep the repairs to a minimum, for convenience and cost factors. However, pavement often fails, requiring extensive asphalt repair in Phoenix, AZ. Why does this happen? Typically, your pavement suffers from one of the following conditions. 1. Poor Soil You can install the highest quality asphalt, but if it is laid over poor soil, it can still fail. Often, the soil has structural issues that cause the asphalt that is laid over it to fail. These issues are often caused by a high water... View Article